Student Questions?

Ask MeAre you a prospective, new or current undergraduate student? If you have a question about UBC's Vancouver campus, Ask Me @ UBC is the best place to look for an answer.

If you have a question about UBC's Okanagan campus, Student Services is the best place to look for an answer.

Other FAQs

Below are some answers to frequently asked questions about the University of British Columbia. For a quick summary of key statistics (student population, degrees granted, etc.), see UBC Facts & Figures on the UBC Public Affairs site.


How do I apply / find admissions information?

Undergraduate Students

If you are a prospective undergraduate, the Youbc website provides comprehensive information on applying for admission to UBC.

Graduate Students

If you are a prospective graduate student, see Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies for admissions information:

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What Information is Available on Financial Assistance?

Student Services provides information about awards and financial aid:

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Is There Any Information for International Students?

International Student Services provides information and support for international students.

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Is There an Online Academic Calendar, with Course and Requirement Information?

The Academic Calendar contains information on courses offered by UBC, and their requirements and prerequisites. The Calendar can be found on the Student Services web site, where you can also find a listing of offered courses.

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How Do I Find Out About Lifelong & Distance Learning Opportunities and Professional Programs?

See Continuing & Distance Education for a listing of alternative learning options available at UBC.